Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Project Engineer make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$101,859 / yrTotal Pay
$77,167 / yrBase Pay
$24,691 / yrAdditional Pay

$101,859

 / yr
$58K$338K
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The estimated total pay for a Project Engineer is $101,859 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $77,167 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $24,691 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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$101,859 /yr
Project Engineer
$114,701 /yr
Senior Project Engineer
$110,544 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Project Engineer?

Some related job titles are Construction Project Engineer Salaries with median pay of $98,355, Senior Project Engineer Salaries with median pay of $114,701, Civil Engineer Salaries with median pay of $110,604, Electrical Engineer Salaries with median pay of $99,658.

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DPR Construction
4.3

DPR Construction

Project Engineer

$82,859

 /yr
Range: $49K - $114K

$49K

$114K

$49,325 - $114,151 Range

Whiting-Turner
3.9

Whiting-Turner

Project Engineer

$73,274

 /yr
Range: $45K - $97K

$45K

$97K

$45,190 - $96,653 Range

Clark Construction Group
4.0

Clark Construction Group

Project Engineer

$88,935

 /yr
Range: $16K - $125K

$16K

$125K

$16,272 - $125,377 Range

McCarthy Building
4.3

McCarthy Building

Project Engineer

$73,784

 /yr
Range: $59K - $95K

$59K

$95K

$58,986 - $94,836 Range

Detroit Engineered Products
3.3

$75,811

 /yr
Range: $66K - $115K

$66K

$115K

$65,672 - $115,167 Range

Geometric
3.6

Geometric

Project Engineer

$70,550

 /yr
Range: $61K - $104K

$61K

$104K

$61,068 - $103,530 Range

The Walsh Group
4.0

The Walsh Group

Project Engineer

$76,016

 /yr
Range: $54K - $216K

$54K

$216K

$54,291 - $216,314 Range

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Turner Construction
4.2

Turner Construction

Project Engineer

$87,213

 /yr
Range: $43K - $181K

$43K

$181K

$43,131 - $180,558 Range

Skanska USA
4.0

Skanska USA

Project Engineer

$78,090

 /yr
Range: $57K - $150K

$57K

$150K

$56,810 - $150,152 Range

Kiewit Corporation
3.8

Kiewit Corporation

Project Engineer

$91,019

 /yr
Range: $47K - $147K

$47K

$147K

$46,946 - $147,000 Range

Zoltek
3.9

Zoltek

Project Engineer

$68,474

 /yr
Range: $67K - $97K

$67K

$97K

$66,811 - $97,465 Range

Quest Global
3.1

Quest Global

Project Engineer - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $17 - $38

$17

$38

$17 - $38 Range

FEV North America
3.8

FEV North America

Project Engineer

$81,420

 /yr
Range: $71K - $101K

$71K

$101K

$71,448 - $100,916 Range

Balfour Beatty
3.7

Balfour Beatty

Project Engineer

$74,842

 /yr
Range: $57K - $119K

$57K

$119K

$56,810 - $118,627 Range

Lockheed Martin
4.1

Lockheed Martin

Project Engineer

$99,735

 /yr
Range: $60K - $255K

$60K

$255K

$60,115 - $255,436 Range

Wipro
3.8

Wipro

Project Engineer

$67,329

 /yr
Range: $45K - $105K

$45K

$105K

$45,000 - $105,378 Range

Swinerton Builders
4.2

Swinerton Builders

Project Engineer

$80,264

 /yr
Range: $64K - $96K

$64K

$96K

$64,343 - $96,317 Range

Allegis Group
3.8

Allegis Group

Project Engineer - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $32 - $44

$32

$44

$32 - $44 Range

Jacobs
3.9

Jacobs

Project Engineer

$87,053

 /yr
Range: $63K - $200K

$63K

$200K

$62,850 - $199,757 Range

Intertek
3.0

Intertek

Project Engineer

$79,032

 /yr
Range: $60K - $105K

$60K

$105K

$59,613 - $105,194 Range

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$48,000

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8 days ago by a Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$70,000

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8 days ago by a Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$80,000

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8 days ago by a Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$83,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$4,000/yr

8 days ago by a Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$95,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$13,500/yr

8 days ago by a Project Engineer with 4 to 6 years of experience

$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Launch Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$82,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

$65,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$7,500/yr

8 days ago by a Project Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Project Engineer salaries

The national average salary for a Project Engineer is $79,485 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Project Engineer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 27497 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Project Engineer employees.

The highest salary for a Project Engineer in United States is $108,144 per year.

The lowest salary for a Project Engineer in United States is $58,420 per year.

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